Make Healthy Fast Food Choices for Less than $5

When given the choice, cooking meals yourself will always be healthier and less expensive than eating fast food burgers. But oh, how tasty—and cheap—those burgers are. So if you must drive through for dinner, here are five fast tips for saving money a … [Read more...]

His Credit’s Good, Hers is Bad: Can You Get a Mortgage Anyway?

Ready to buy a home with the one you love? Got good credit? What about your sweetheart? If not, getting a mortgage may be difficult, not to mention a strain on your relationship. First, you must understand how mortgage lenders view joint mortgage … [Read more...]

How To Start A Business From Your Dorm (Or Living) Room

My biggest regret about how I spent my college years is that I didn’t apply some—or all—of my free time to entrepreneurial pursuits. If you’ve got time between classes, your college dorm room is a great place to start a business. After all, Microso … [Read more...]

How to Save Money on Electricity: 8 Small Steps to Slash Your Electric Bill

I once had a neighbor whose electric meter spun about eight times faster than mine—even when she wasn’t home! I couldn’t imagine what kind of gadgets she was running to consume all that electricity, but I imagine it must have cost her a bundle! If you … [Read more...]

How to Save Money on Internet Service

The Wall Street Journal reports this morning that competition is heating up among high-speed Internet service providers, resulting in consumers being able to save money on their Internet service. Problem is, providers still require bundled services … [Read more...]